Cyber Conference Agenda



8:00 – 8:45 AM  Registration, Breakfast & Exhibit Hall
8:45 – 8:50 AM  Welcome Remarks
9:00 – 9:45 AM  Morning Keynote: Good Tech Isn’t Enough (Delali Dzirasa)
9:45 – 10:00 AM  Break | Exhibit Hall
10:00 – 10:20 AM  Tech Talk & Ask Me Anything: Sourcing Talent

  • Tech Talk A: Tomorrow’s Success is Rooted in the Culture of Today (Tara Carbo)
  • Tech Talk B: The Future Cyber Security Perfect Hire (Mike Reinhold)
10:20 – 10:40 AM  Tech Talk & Ask Me Anything: Pathways to Employment

  • Tech Talk A: Closing the Digital Skill Divide: The Payoff for Workers, Business, and the Economy (Jeffrey Connor-Naylor)
  • Tech Talk B: Traditional Education vs. Competency-Based Education, The Case for IT-Based Certification Training (Didian Tsongwain)
10:40 – 11:00 AM  Tech Talk & Ask Me Anything: Beyond the Hire

  • Tech Talk A:  Championing DEI in the Workplace (Ava Williams)
  • Tech Talk B: Real World Strategies for Using ChatGPT to Take Your Career to the Next Level (William Lee Mapp, III)
11:15 – 11:45 AM  HR Strategies that Win: Maximize Your Competitive Advantage to Scale Your Business (Deborah Stallings)
11:45 – 12:00 PM  Break | Exhibit Hall
12:00 – 1:20 PM  Lunch Panel: The Technology Workforce Paradigm – Massive Layoffs, Yet Low Unemployment…What’s Really Going On?

1:20 – 1:30 PM  Closing Remarks

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